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Republican calls for more land to go to BLM

Republican calls for more land to go to BLM

September 14, 2015 at 9:23 pm 0 comments

Representative Steve Pearce (R-NM) has called for land that is not being used because of a federal wilderness study to be turned completely over to the Bureau of Land Management. Instead of turning the land over to the state, people want the federal government to have the land. Another caseRead More

Meet members of Congress: Robert Aderholt

Meet members of Congress: Robert Aderholt

September 8, 2015 at 4:55 pm 0 comments

US Representative Robert Aderholt (R-AL) is a leader within the Republican Party and a member of the TEA Party Caucus. The Democrats do not even believe they can unseat Aderholt from his seat. Aderholt doesn’t have a past or a current donor set that seems to be inline with theRead More

Meet members of Congress: Alma Adams

Meet members of Congress: Alma Adams

August 24, 2015 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

US Representative Alma Adams represents the most gerrymandered district in North Carolina. The money for her campaign did not come from North Carolina, though. It came from the big money of the Democrat elite. Her leadership within the Democrat party is what allowed the funding, though. She has long resumeRead More

Meet members of Congress: Ralph Abraham

Meet members of Congress: Ralph Abraham

August 23, 2015 at 11:26 pm 0 comments

US Representative Ralph Abraham (R-LA) is a new member of Congress and new politician. He beat a seasoned Democrat in a run off to get the seat, though it was considered a lock for any Republican. He has been both a physician and a veterinarian. He also has served inRead More

UNITED STATES ? APRIL 17: Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., talks with Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., as they leave the Senate Republicans' policy lunch in the Capitol on Tuesday, April 17, 2012. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Meet members of Congress: Kelly Ayotte

August 23, 2015 at 3:36 pm 0 comments

Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) is one the biggest champion for the A-10 and has opposed Planned Parenthood many times before she was in Congress. She also seems to have attracted the funding of several major investment houses. The reason for her championing the much loved A-10 is because of heRead More

Meet members of Congress: Lamar Alexander

Meet members of Congress: Lamar Alexander

August 22, 2015 at 8:55 pm 0 comments

Senator Lamar Alexander is one of the more respected members of Congress among his colleagues. He tries to be bipartisan in his ways, which he had to learn as governor of Tennessee. Being from a red state, he walks a fine line, but many who remember him as governor meansRead More

Andrew Slavitt, group executive vice president for Optum/QSSI testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, before the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing with contractors that built the federal government's health care websites. The contractors responsible for building the troubled Healthcare.gov website say it was the government's responsibility _ not theirs _ to test it and make sure it worked.  (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Why Medicare and Medicaid aren’t going to be fixed pt 1

August 2, 2015 at 9:25 pm 0 comments

Medicare and Medicaid are broken. The millions who rely on it are being pawns in a very bad political game. Whether you agree they are necessary or not, there is billions at stake and every tax payer in America is footing the bill. Fight for Votes will start showing exactlyRead More

How the IRS made the nonprofits process political

How the IRS made the nonprofits process political

July 27, 2015 at 5:30 pm 0 comments

The IRS has made a system that has let the decision which organization is tax exempt become the domain of very few. While that may help some, it has become a completely politicized endeavor. The Government Accountability Office recently testified before Congress on the matter and showed exactly what theRead More

GAO report cited DOD on troop security on day of attack

GAO report cited DOD on troop security on day of attack

July 21, 2015 at 8:23 pm 0 comments

The Government Accountability Office released a report on the day of the terrorist attack in Chattanooga that cited the Department of Defense for not doing enough to protect the troops on base. The report said that the bases were not communicating enough on security threats, though primarily from internal ones.Read More

SANGIN, Afghanistan - COL Abudul Majeed, 1st Kandak, 209th Afghan National Army Corps  commander,(left) combat advised by a US Army Special Forces company commander, assigned to the Combined Joint Special Forces Task Force- Afghanistan, assesses a location for a new governors headquarters in Sangin District of Helmand Province on 9 April 2007.  Coalition and ANA forces have killed over 60 Taliban fighters while reclaiming the Sangin District area over the past several days in southern Afghanistan. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Keith Henning)

Special Operations being overextended

July 19, 2015 at 8:24 pm 0 comments

The United States Special Operations has become used more and more, even though their numbers have not grown as much as is needed. Their budget is still not known, either. The overuse of the operators will cause people to get worn down quickly, as will the equipment. These men areRead More